Sports car

Volkswagen BlueSport

Volkswagen is presenting an innovative lineup of extremely economical and low emissions drive technologies at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit (NAIAS). Featured there from January 11 to 25 are the carmaker's Clean Diesel engines (TDI). Many experts consider... Read more

posted Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 02:22 in Sports car, high-tech engines, sports car philosophy, gasoline engine
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Toyota FT-86 Concept

Akio Toyoda presented the newest Toyota concept at the Tokyo Motor Show : the Toyota FT-86. It’s inspired by the Corolla-based AE86 sports coupe of the '80s. The Toyota FT-86 concept was designed by the Toyota's ED2 styling studio in France. The details of this car hasn't been... Read more

posted Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 01:49 in Sports car, Tokyo Motor Show, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Cars
Honda Skydeck

The latest version of Honda’s sporty hybrid concept will be revealed at October’s Tokyo Motor Show. The CR-Z Concept 2009 is the most recent prototype of a compact, agile coupe using Honda’s IMA technology. When the production version goes on sale in the UK next summer... Read more

posted Friday, October 2, 2009 - 04:38 in Sports car, Honda Skydeck, Tokyo Motor Show, Honda Cars
Avus Performance - Nissan GTR

The Nissan GT-R build as a sportscoupe and direct opponent of the Porsche Turbo was revealed at the Tokyo Motor Show in 2007. As a direct successor of the Skyline GT-R R34 the bar has been laid high already. With only 480 examples for Europe the GT-R is one of those rare sports-... Read more

posted Friday, September 25, 2009 - 02:47 in Sports car, Nissan cars, Tokyo Motor Show, Avus Performance cars
KTM X-Bow

KTM X-Bow tuned by MTM has increased its power from standard 240 HP to 318HP. With the X-Bow, KTM now presents a vision that has become reality, making the unique spirit of KTM and the racing feeling that has always been associated with it accessible to everyone, also on four wheels.MTM also... Read more

posted Friday, September 25, 2009 - 01:10 in Sports car, KTM X-Bow, KTM cars
Corvette ZR1 Geiger GTS

The announcement was clear: "It is very important for Corvette, to offer the strongest, most high performance and best sports car in terms of handling in the USA ." With these words the former chairman of General Motors Rick Wagoner set his engineers a clear goal around... Read more

posted Saturday, September 19, 2009 - 07:38 in Sports car, Corvette Geiger, Frankfurt Motor Show, General Motors Cars
TECHART Magnum

Technology, quality and design form the cornerstones of over 20 years of history for the renowned car enhancement company TECHART Automobildesign from Leonberg-Höfingen. In 2009, the Magnum proved the outstanding performance by taking first place at the Tuner Grand Prix at the... Read more

posted Saturday, September 19, 2009 - 07:26 in Sports car, TECHART cars, sports air suspension, Porsche cars
Mini Roadster

MINI Roadster Concept: fresh ideas for an intense driving experience.Presenting the MINI Roadster Concept, the brand once again sets a new trend for individual mobility. This is where a purist character, elegant design and fascinating driving qualities come together in the vision of an... Read more

posted Friday, September 18, 2009 - 00:51 in Sports car, BMW Cars, Frankfurt Motor Show, Mini Roadster
HAMANN Ferrari California

Refining super sports cars is more than just business for the company HAMANN Motorsport. Their passion for detail, for something special and unique is the main incentive for extraordinary modifications. The latest stroke of genius once again confirms this. The... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 11:55 in Sports car, Ferrari California, HAMANN-Motorsport, Ferrari Cars
Mercedes E63 AMG Estate

Pole position for the new E 63 AMG Estate: the high-performance estate develops 386 kW/525 hp, accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds, offers a maximum luggage compartment capacity of 1950 litres – all with a relatively low fuel consumption of 12.8 litres per 100 km (combined,... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 08:13 in Sports car, ceramic brake discs, sports suspension, Frankfurt Motor Show
Audi S5 Sportback

The abbreviation “S” stands for sports and also high efficiency – characteristic Audi features. The S5 Sportback is the top model of the new Sportback model series. The five-door coupe is powered by a highly efficient, supercharged V6 engine with an output of 245 kW (333... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 02:50 in Sports car, Audi S5, Audi Cars
Megane Renaultsport 250

The stunning new Mégane Renaultsport 250 will go on sale later this year to the delight of UK enthusiasts. From launch, the Mégane Renaultsport 250 will be available with a choice of two chassis settings: * a sport chassis for everyday driving enjoyment, * a Cup chassis for even... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 01:34 in Sports car, Renault cars, Renault Megane
Audi Electric Sports Car

Audi presents the highlight of the IAA 2009: the e-tron, a high-performance sports car with a purely electric drive system. Four motors – two each at the front and rear axles – drive the wheels, making the concept car a true quattro. Producing 230 kW (313 hp) and 4,500 Nm ( 3,319.03 lb-ft ) of... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 01:23 in Sports car, Audi Cars, hydraulic brake system, high-voltage battery
Lamborghini Reventon Roadster

Lamborghini presents the ultimate driving machine among open-top two-seaters – the Reventón Roadster is a sports car of breathtaking fascination, menacing power and uncompromising performance. The 6.5 liter twelve-cylinder generates 493 kW (670 PS), catapulting the... Read more

posted Wednesday, September 16, 2009 - 07:32 in Sports car, Lamborghini cars, Lamborghini Reventon, Frankfurt Motor Show
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Automotive fascination and high tech of the highest order: These are the traits embodied by the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, which is making its world premiere at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt on 15 September 2009. The super sports car boasts a purist design, the... Read more

posted Friday, September 11, 2009 - 00:18 in Sports car, Purist design, Sports seats, Sports car ergonomics
McLaren MP4-12C

• The first in a range of high performance sports cars from the home of the world’s most successful racing car company • McLaren MP4-12C set to re-write the rules of sports car design through Formula 1-inspired engineering, revolutionary chassis architecture, and absolute focus on efficiency •... Read more

posted Thursday, September 10, 2009 - 23:29 in Sports car, McLaren Formula 1, McLaren Sports Car, McLaren Automotive
ABT Audi TT-RS

Five cylinders, plenty of power with four wheel drive – that was the original "ur-Quattro”, a sports coupe which caused a furore around 30 years ago and is also one of the highlights of the 50-year tuning history of ABT. General manager Hans-Jürgen Abt remembers the racing car,... Read more

posted Thursday, September 10, 2009 - 02:56 in Sports car, Sports coupe, ABT tuning, Audi Cars
Lotus Elise Club Racer

Making its debut at the I.A.A. in Frankfurt 2009, the Special Edition Lotus Elise Club Racer introduces new and exclusive colour schemes, bespoke interior and lightweight components all in a world class, high performance and low emission sportscar. * 179 g/km CO2 / * 0-60 mph in 5.... Read more

posted Friday, September 4, 2009 - 00:30 in Sports car, low emission sportscar, Lotus cars, Lotus Elise
Porsche-911 Sport Classic

At the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, Porsche is proudly presenting the Porsche 911 Sport Classic. In creating this unique model Porsche is bringing back the tradition of exclusive series built in very small numbers, for the Porsche 911 Sport Classic will be offered in a... Read more

posted Friday, September 4, 2009 - 00:03 in Sports car, Surround Sound System, Porsche Exclusive, Frankfurt Motor Show
Volvo C70 at the Frankfurt Motor Show

The new Volvo C70 launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show in mid-September has the same smart three-piece steel roof, practical seating for four adults and world-leading convertible safety as before. With an updated design and elevated premium feel, the C70 also... Read more

posted Thursday, September 3, 2009 - 01:54 in Sports car, Volvo Cars, Frankfurt Motor Show, Volvo C70